In recognition of scholarship, leadership, and ORU lifestyle commitment, the History, Humanities and Government department offer the following awards and scholarships.

Oustanding Senior Awards
The HHG department annually honors a graduating senior in each of the following majors: government, history, international relations, International community development, leadership studies and social studies education. The department also recognizes the Outstanding Overall Student.

Outstanding History/Humanities/Government Senior Paper
This recognizes the department's best senior research project in history, government, international relations, international community development and leadership studies.